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Diplomat - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - 2013 - present


Michigan Healthcare Professionals - 2013 - present

Director - Division of Orthopaedic Surgery


Hospital Priveleges: Beaumont, Unasource, St. Joseph Mercy - Oakland, Providence/Providence Park, St. John - Oakland, Novi Bone and Joint, Henry Ford Hospital - West Bloomfield, DMC Surgery Hospital


Detroit Medical Center  - DMC Surgery Hospital - 2011-2013

Attending Physician, Orthopaedic Surgery – Sports Medicine

Associate Team Orthopaedic Surgeon -  Detroit Red Wings

Sports Medicine Fellowship Faculty – DMC Sports Medicine


·         Hospital for Special Surgery Sports Medicine and Shoulder Fellowship, New York, NY - 2010-11

o   Hospital Ranked #1  for Orthopaedic Surgery by US News

o   Assistant Team Physician – New York Football Giants

o   NFL Combine Assistant Team Physician – New York Football Giants

o   Assistant Team Physician – New York Liberty

o   Assistant Event Physician – United States Open Tennis Tournament


·         University of Michigan Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ann Arbor, MI - 2005-2010

o   Chief Resident - 2009-2010

o   Synthes Best PGY3 Teaching Resident of the Year - 2008

o   In training exam HO I-IV: 92nd, 100th, 92nd, 100th percentile

o   AOSSM O’Donoghue Sports Injury Research Award Winner - 2010

o   Best Senior Thesis Award - 2010

o   ABOS Orthopaedic Surgery Boards Part I – Passed – 99th Percentile - 2010


·         University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI - 2001-2005

o   M.D. (Cum Laude), Class rank: 1

o   University of Michigan Academic Achievement Award - 2005

§  Awarded to the one student with the highest academic standing in the class

o   Alpha Omega Alpha (3rd & 4th year) - 2004

o   University of Michigan Dean’s Merit Scholarship (Gikas Pathology Scholarship) - 2001-2005

§  Full tuition scholarship awarded to 10 incoming students based on merit

o   Certificate of Research Excellence at the 48th Annual Student Biomedical Research Forum - 2002

o   USMLE Step 1,2,3: 263, 277, 252


·         University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI - 1997-2001

o   B.S. (Cell and Molecular Biology with Highest Distinction)

o   Overall GPA: 3.99/4.0

o   University of Michigan Varsity Hockey Team Member, Ann Arbor, MI - 1998-2001

§  Left Wing #6

§  Letter-winner

§  NCAA Frozen Four - 2001

§  CCHA Regular Season Champions - 2000-2001

§  CCHA Playoff Champions - 1999

o   USAA All American Scholar - 1999-2001

§  Nominated by U of M Athletic Director

o   University of Michigan Scholar Athlete - 1998-2001

o   Phi Beta Kappa - 2000

o   James B. Angell Scholar - 1999

§  Awarded to students who achieve straight A’s in consecutive semesters

o   Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society - 1999

o   Gamma Sigma Alpha Honor Society - 1999

o   Golden Key National Honor Society - 1998

o   Class Honors - 1998

o   William J. Branstrom Freshman Prize - 1998

§  Awarded to top 10% of UM freshman class

o   University of Michigan Regent’s Scholarship - 1997

                                        §  Awarded to the top 10% of incoming freshman











·         Detroit Tigers (MLB)

o   Assistant in winter team physical examinations - 2013

·         Detroit Red Wings (NHL)

o   Associate Team Orthopaedic Surgeon n 2011- present

·         New York Football Giants (NFL)

o   Assistant team physician  - 2010-11

o   Assisted in comprehensive medical care including training camp, sideline coverage during games, and player evaluations

     at the NFL combine


·         University of Michigan Football (NCAA)

o   Resident physician  - 2009

·         Eastern Michigan University Football (NCAA)

o   Resident physician for  football at EMU, attended training room and covered team on game days - 2008

·         University of Michigan Hockey (NCAA)

o   Resident physician; responsibilities included game day management of injuries - 2006-2010

·         University of Michigan other team coverage (includes gymnastics, softball, baseball, lacrosse)

o   Resident physician ; responsibilities included game coverage and pre-participation physical examinations - 2006-2010

    Team Experience



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